The Greens are refusing to enter formal Budget negotiations with the Scottish Government unless ministers consider new tax rises.
Italian police investigating a deadly disco stampede said they have found a pepper spray can and were questioning dozens of witnesses following accounts of a teenage boy spraying an irritating substance, triggering a rush by the crowd to flee.
A giant red kangaroo dubbed the Arnold Schwarzenegger of the animal world which became an internet sensation for his muscly physique has died in Australia at the age of 12.
The brother of British backpacker Grace Millane has paid tribute after police found what they believe to be her body near a beauty spot on the outskirts of Auckland.
Nicola Sturgeon raged at Brexiteer "idiots" as she told Scots they could “stay in the real world” with independence.
Dundee secured a remarkable result against Rangers at Dens despite being reduced to 10 men for 70 minutes of the game.
Ben Earl came off the bench to inspire a second-half turnaround as Saracens survived a scare from Cardiff Blues to record an emphatic 51-25 bonus-point victory in the Heineken Champions Cup.
Music researchers have crunched the numbers on Christmas songs to find the perfect formula for a festive hit.
The centre of a Fife village was shut off as fire engulfed a caravan.
One of the winners of this year’s Nobel Peace Prize has said the attention the award has drawn to sexual violence against women in war zones must be followed by action against the abuses.